EEVblog #724 – Home Solar Power System Analysis & Update

Dave looks at his 3kW home solar power system after being in operation for 18 months and analyses the results.
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Timelapse install video:
How much energy was produced?
How does net and gross metering work?
What is the payback period?
What is solar insolation?
The 3kW system uses 12 x 250W LG MonoX panels

and an SMA Sunnyboy 3000TL inverter.

Uploading data to using PVbeancounter and bluetooth from the Sunnyboy inverter.

PVoutput data:


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